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Dietetics

What is the service and what does it offer?

Wiltshire Health and Care Community Dietetics provides a service for both adults and children in the community and community hospitals to help people make dietary changes to prevent and treat nutrition related diseases such as:

  • Malnutrition
  • Nutritional support
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal disorders e.g. coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease
  • Cancer
  • Food intolerances
  • Nutritional assessment and advice
  • Chronic conditions where dietary advice can help support treatment and help relieve symptoms
  • Paediatric conditions such as cows milk protein allergy, faltering growth and food intolerances

We provide a Home Enteral Feeding domiciliary service to patients at home, in residential or in nursing homes across Wiltshire.

We work to promote the use of our food is a MUST initiative to ensure timely and effective identification and management of malnutrition in the community.

How to access the service

Referrals meeting the criteria are accepted from patients’ GPs, School Medical Officers, and Dentists, as well as where agreed with Nurses and Allied Health Professionals.

Contact

Chippenham office:  01249 456512
Salisbury office: 01722 429333